| May 19, 2012
| 5:45 PM
There's probably no position player in major league baseball — maybe ever — who can truly understand the hype that Washington Nationals 19-year-old outfielder Bryce Harper has encountered on a daily basis.
But Orioles catcher Matt Wieters...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Patterson boys basketball coach Harry Martin received a text message from one of his players Friday morning with a simple request: toothpaste. The No. 1 Clippers and No. 6 St. Frances are flying to Milwaukee to compete in Saturday's Under Armour...
| Aug 31, 2011
It's shaping up to be a wild ride as NASCAR heads into the last two regular-season races (Atlanta, Sunday night) and Richmond (Sept. 10) before the 12-driver field is set for the Chase.
Five guys are in: Kyle Busch, Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth, Carl...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:20 PM
At the start of its past two games, Navy was caught off-guard by its opponent's defensive formation. The Midshipmen expected Notre Dame to put eight men in the box to stop the triple option, but the Fighting Irish lined up more traditionally. Then the...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Troy Aikman has spent a lifetime in the crosshairs of finger-pointers.
At Oklahoma, UCLA and with the Cowboys, the quarterback always seemed to be in people's sights.
In the wake of three Super Bowl championships and induction into the Pro Football Hall...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:11 AM
Luke Clausen found a rare day in June when, on the fourth day of the FLW Tour bass fishing tournament on the Potomac River out of National Harbor, he brought in 19 pounds, 4 ounces of fish, two pounds more than any other professional fishermen had...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 7:33 AM
• It's unanimous -- all eight ESPN "experts" believe the Ravens will win on the road over Tennessee.
• All four ESPN Sunday NFL Countdown analysts also predict a victory by the Ravens.
• Peter King of SI.com thinks the Ravens will...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:36 AM
This is what Fox Sports pays Brian Billick to do -- and he does it as well as anyone in any TV booth on the NFL.
Near the end of the third quarter with momentum back on their side, the Ravens were driving down the field, and they were doing it by...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:22 PM
The gulf could hardly be wider in a dispute between the Orioles and Washington Nationals over media rights fees that has dragged on for months.
The issue of how much more money the first-place Nationals deserve in annual rights fees from the Mid-Atlantic...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 6:29 AM
I am waiting to hear from Fox Sports on what happened at the end of its telecast of the Baltimore Orioles 13-inning victory over the Detroit Tigers on backup catcher Taylor Teagarden's walk-off homerun. But until I do, let's talk about this like grown-...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 7:00 PM
At some point in next week's NFL draft, the Ravens will get the itch. It's usually a good itch, and few teams, if any, have been as successful at scratching it as they have been the past two decades.
That's why during the draft it has become a question...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:47 PM
For an organization that considers the NFL draft its lifeblood — which is how Ravens director of player personnel Eric DeCosta characterized it earlier this month — there is always a sense of urgency at this time of year.
Each draft is...